Imbruement \Im*brue"ment\, n. The act of imbruing or state of being imbrued. [1913 Webster]

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  • imbruement — index infusion Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • imbruement — imbrueˈment or embrueˈment noun • • • Main Entry: ↑imbrue …   Useful english dictionary

  • imbrue — imbruement, n. /im broo /, v.t., imbrued, imbruing. 1. to stain: He refused to imbrue his hands with the blood of more killing. 2. to impregnate or imbue (usually fol. by with or in): They are imbrued with the follies of youth. Also, embrue.… …   Universalium

  • infusion — I noun imbruement, imbuement, implantation, impregnation, inculcation, infiltration, infusio, injection, insertion, instillation, introduction, penetration, permeation II index incorporation (blend) Burton s Legal Thesaurus …   Law dictionary

  • brewing — Synonyms and related words: about to be, already in sight, approaching, at hand, baking, barbecuing, basting, boiling, braising, broil, broiling, catering, close, close at hand, coming, cookery, cooking, cuisine, culinary science, domestic… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • drench — Synonyms and related words: bathe, bed, bed down, beverage, break, brew, brewing, bridle, brush, bumper, choke, congest, cram, crowd, curry, currycomb, deluge, dip, douche, douse, draft, drag, drain, dram, drenching, drink, drop, drouk, drown,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • drenching — Synonyms and related words: brewing, dampening, drench, ducking, dunking, humectant, imbruement, imbuement, impregnation, infiltration, infusion, injection, irrigational, irriguous, leaching, lixiviation, maceration, moistening, percolation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dunking — Synonyms and related words: baptism, brewing, burial, dip, dipping, dousing, drench, drenching, duck, ducking, engulfment, imbruement, imbuement, immergence, immersion, impregnation, infiltration, infusion, injection, inundation, leaching,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • impregnation — Synonyms and related words: absorption and regurgitation, artificial insemination, brainwashing, brewing, catechization, conditioning, conjugation, cross fertilization, cross pollination, decoction, dictation, drench, drenching, ducking, dunking …   Moby Thesaurus

  • infiltration — Synonyms and related words: absorbency, absorbent, absorption, access, admission, adsorbent, adsorption, aerial tactics, aggravated assault, aggression, airborne tactics, amphibious attack, applied tactics, armed assault, armored tactics,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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